verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Origin of peal
OTHER WORDS FROM pealin·ter·peal, verb (used with object)un·pealed, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH pealpeal , peel
Example sentences from the Web for peal
Bells were pealing and tolling in all directions, and the air was filled with the sound of distant shouts and cries.Davy and The Goblin|Charles E. Carryl
In Manila particularly, amidst the pealing of bells and strains of music, unfeigned enthusiasm and joy were everywhere evident.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
“But she may be happy,” Lady Engleton suggested when the ceremony was over, and the organ was pealing out the wedding march.The Daughters of Danaus|Mona Caird
Never before was the sky more blue, the air more sweet, the village church bells' pealing merrier.God Wills It!|William Stearns Davis
Still the Bells, pealing forth their changes, made the very air spin.